Chris Botti at the Gogue Performing Arts Center

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Date: October 18th, 2019

The Gogue Performing Arts Center welcomes Grammy Award-winning jazz and pop trumpeter Chris Botti to the stage on October 18, 2019.

Botti is a master instrumentalist and composer who has amassed multiple gold- and platinum- certified albums throughout his three-decade career. Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed album, “When I Fall in Love,” Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist, with sales of more than four million albums worldwide.

Botti’s collaborations include a stunning array of luminaries, from Barbra Streisand and Tony Bennett to -Yo Yo Ma and Lady Gaga. Over the years, he has toured extensively with Sting—one of his major persona linfluences—and shared the stage with Frank Sinatra on some of the legendary crooner’s final concert appearances. Botti served as a member of Paul Simon’s touring  band for several years during the 1990s, first joining Simon for the Born at the Right Time tour. Botti can be seen in the concert  footage of the 1991 “Concert in the Park” and is credited as trumpet player for the live album.

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